Egg face masks are easy to make and very effective for skin problems especially for wrinkles, large pores, skin lightening and saggy skin. We all know that egg is rich in protein and other nutrients and use of egg as skin treatment can provide these nutrients to your skin and bring out the hidden glow of your face.
It also protects your skin by preventing bacterial and other microbial infection as it contains an enzyme, lysozyme which digests the cell walls of acne causing bacteria and kills them.
Here we have listed 7 quick homemade egg face mask recipes which can help you out in skin problems:
Regular use of this treatment once daily can tighten your skin and reduce the large pores.
Egg white as natural cleanser
Egg provides nourishment when applied as face pack. You can break an egg and separate the egg white. You can dab a cotton ball and apply it on your face. Leave it for 15 minutes to dry up completely and rinse it off with lukewarm water followed by cold water.
For dry skin
When egg is combined with other natural ingredients then its effectiveness increases many folds. Generally, egg yolk is less used in face pack but you must remember that egg yolk is full of fat and other nutrients and equally beneficial for your skin. This face pack will improve the flexibility of your skin and also the blood circulation underneath it.
Egg yolk and honey face mask
Take an egg and separate the yellow part carefully which is the egg yolk. Put it in a small bowl and add 1 tablespoon honey into it. Whisk it well and apply it on your face. Let it dry for 15 minutes and rinse it off with water.
When egg white is combined with avocado and yogurt then this combination can deeply moisturize your skin thus making it super soft.
Egg white and avocado face mask
For this, you need separated egg white of 1 egg, 1 tablespoon yogurt and ¼ avocado pulp. Mix all these ingredients in a bowl and apply it on your face by massaging it in circular motion. Let it rest on your skin for 15 minutes and wash it off with lukewarm water.
For Skin lightening
Egg white along with other ingredients is very effective against pigmentation and dark spots. You must apply olive oil after using this pack as this treatment can leave a dry effect on your skin. You also need to cover your dress with an old cloth as it can stain your dress.
Moreover, you should not do any facial movement like smiling or talking because your skin tends to tighten while this pack dries up on your skin and any movement can lead to wrinkles and fine lines.
Egg white and orange face mask
Take an egg and separate the egg white into a bowl. Add 1 tablespoon orange juice and whisk it for few seconds. Add pinch of turmeric powder and mix it again. Dip your fingers in this mixture and massage it on your face in circular motion. Leave it for 15 minutes and wash it off with lukewarm water.
For oily skin
Many skin problems like acne and pimples arise due to excessive oil production and it is very necessary to get rid of this extra oil. This face mask helps in deep cleaning of pores and removing oiliness. Use this treatment once a week and twice in case of heavy oiliness to control the oil production.
Egg white and Fuller’s earth face pack
Egg white and Fuller’s earth both tightens the skin therefore you must not make any facial movement when it is on your face. You need to mix 1 tablespoon Multani Mitti (Fuller’s earth) to form a lump free consistent paste. It should not be very watery or too thick. Apply it on your face for 20 minutes and wash it off with lukewarm water.
Egg white and gram flour face pack
This makes a great scrub which not just removes the excess oil but also the dead skin, dirt and grime off your skin. To make this pack, you need to mix 1 tablespoon gram flour and 1 tablespoon lemon juice to egg white. Mix all the ingredients thoroughly and apply it for 20 minutes. Wash it off with lukewarm water followed by cold water.
For anti aging
As we grow, our skin tends to lose its flexibility and appearance of wrinkles and fine lines become common. Rather than spending your precious money on anti aging creams you can use this vitamin A enriched face mask to fight off the early signs of aging.
Egg White and Carrot Face Mask
You can either grate a small carrot or blend it in food processor. The latter will give you a more consistent mixture. Put the grated/grounded carrot in a bowl and add 1 tablespoon milk and egg white of 1 egg. Mix it thoroughly to form a mixture. Clean your face with lukewarm water so that skin pores can get opened. Apply this mixture on your face and leave for 20 minutes to dry. Wash it off with lukewarm water and pat dry.